Head to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway on September 2 and 3 to hear your favorite artists perform at Budweiser’s Made in America Festival! Started in 2012 by rapper and producer Jay-Z, the event features multiple music genres, including rap, hip-hop, EDM, pop, and rock. Some past artists include notable names like Rihanna, Coldplay, The Weeknd, Beyoncé, and Pearl Jam. Made in America is back for its annual two-day festival, and it is going to be better than ever.
Who Will Be There?
Jay-Z, husband of everyone’s favorite Queen B, is this year’s headlining artist. He also selected the other performers for the festival, which includes many well-known musicians and artists, such as:
- J. Cole
- The Chainsmokers
- Run the Jewels
- Little Dragon
- 21 Savage
- Vic Mensa
- Over 50 more artists!
What’s the Ticket Situation?
Tickets are only available on Ticketmaster.com and LiveNation.com. They are sold only as two-day passes for $162. If you’re looking to buy for a group, you can buy up to eight two-day passes with one account. Since the event is held on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, it is standing room only.
Where is the Event?
Made in America will be held on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia. If you are traveling by train, 30th Street Station is a little over a mile from the festival. Be sure to double check street closures and available parking lots if you are driving. Bicycles are also welcome – Made in America will have bike parking on-site.
When is It?
The festival will be held on Labor Day weekend on September 2 to 3.
What are Some of the Songs that will be Performed?
The official lineup of songs is available on Tidal. Some songs include:
- “U Don’t Know” by Jay-Z
- “Neighbors” by J. Cole
- “The One” by The Chainsmokers
- “Disarm You” by Kaskade (feat. Ilsey)
- “Cranes in the Sky” by Solange
What Else Should I Know?
There will be lockers available at the event, which are $35 for a two-day reservation. The lockers will come with a universal phone charger. Made in America is a festival for all ages, but the beer gardens will be for those 21 and over with a photo ID. There is no re-entry, and free filtered water will be provided.
Finally, if all that dancing and music makes you work up an appetite, head over to Geno’s Steaks and revitalize with a fresh cheesesteak. We are open 24/7, so no matter when your night ends, we’ll be ready to serve you. See you then, and enjoy the festival! Take a look at our blog to find out more about past years!